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Looming stations: valuing transport innovations in historical context

Ahlfeldt, Gabriel M. and Wendland, Nicolai (2009) Looming stations: valuing transport innovations in historical context. Economics Letters, 105 (1). pp. 97-99. ISSN 0165-1765

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Abstract

We investigate the impact of transport innovations on the productivity of urban locations in 1890–1936 Berlin, Germany. We find an increase in land value of up to 2.5% per 100 m decline in distance to urban railway station.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: http://www.elsevier.com/locate/ecolet
Additional Information: © 2009 Economics Letters
Library of Congress subject classification: H Social Sciences > HE Transportation and Communications
Sets: Departments > Geography and Environment
Rights: http://www.lse.ac.uk/library/usingTheLibrary/academicSupport/OA/depositYourResearch.aspx
Date Deposited: 15 Oct 2009 11:05
URL: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/25514/

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